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sidwill Donating Member (975 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu May-19-05 08:55 AM
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8. My first question would be:
Are the other cable networks experiencing a similar decline?

I would love to think that the sheeple are starting to actually think critically and are rejecting Fox for its propaganda, but it seems more likely that numbers that peaked before a presidential election might naturally decline as people turned to other interests.

If somebody can show that the rest of the cable "news" errr.. infotainment/scare channels were experiencing a less severe dropoff I might be inclined to believe it, but I hopld little faith that our Bush loving, magnectic bow bumpersticker loving, head in the sand countrymen are actually changing their attitudes in droves.

Just call me eeeyore.
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  -Are FOX News in a Rating Free fall? Rainscents  May-19-05 08:32 AM   #0 
  - Hope this is true!  GreenPartyVoter   May-19-05 08:40 AM   #1 
  - if it's true - WooHoo  dhuss   May-19-05 08:41 AM   #2 
  - I thought this was worth posting and give DUers some hopes!  Rainscents   May-19-05 08:44 AM   #4 
  - I haven't watched anything on Fox News since the November elections  whistle   May-19-05 08:44 AM   #3 
  - Me too! I couldn't stand listening to basters lies anymore!  Rainscents   May-19-05 08:46 AM   #5 
  - Rumor has it  DemNoir   May-19-05 08:49 AM   #6 
  - I'm telling you, righties are going out of style  Mark E. Smith   May-19-05 08:53 AM   #7 
  - It would be nice for heartlessness to become unfashionable.  Pacifist Patriot   May-19-05 09:30 AM   #19 
  - My first question would be:  sidwill   May-19-05 08:55 AM   #8 
  - What I read, CNN has been tanking as well, however, CNN is stable now  Rainscents   May-19-05 09:01 AM   #9 
  - no - CNNs ratings are up from a year ago - Fox is down  FLDem5   May-19-05 09:26 AM   #16 
     - Oh, ok... thanks for info! I think, Lou and is helping with CNN's rating.  Rainscents   May-19-05 09:28 AM   #18 
  - Actually you should be happy with this quote then  FLDem5   May-19-05 09:24 AM   #15 
  - They are having huge problems with advertisers  C_U_L8R   May-19-05 09:04 AM   #10 
  - So what youre saying is:  sidwill   May-19-05 09:08 AM   #11 
     - HAHAHA EXACTLY !!!!!!!!!! (nt)  C_U_L8R   May-19-05 09:14 AM   #12 
     - "Upfront" is a trend predictor.  blondeatlast   May-19-05 09:15 AM   #13 
     - LOL... very funny!!!  Rainscents   May-19-05 09:16 AM   #14 
  - Murdoch is such a greedy bastard  quaoar   May-19-05 09:26 AM   #17 
  - Before Franken, Media Matters & Air America...  NewJeffCT   May-19-05 09:31 AM   #20 
     - Lot of RW listen to Air America radio... it's a huge wake up call to lot  Rainscents   May-19-05 09:38 AM   #21 
 

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